Aceh Province

Aceh is located at the northern tip of Sumatra island and is the westernmost province in Indonesia. Its capital is Banda Aceh. The percentage of Muslim population is the highest in Indonesia and they live according to Islamic law.

Museum PLTD Apung (Floating Diesel Power Plants Museum), Banda Aceh

PLN’s PLTD Apung (Floating Diesel Power Plant), washed away by tsunami wave on December 26, 2004.¬†With a length of 61 m, 19 m wide, 4.1 m height and weight up to 2,600 ton this huge barge is washed away¬†with a wave speed 300 km/h and stranded up to 5 km inland. Now located at Gampong Punge Blang Cut, Banda Aceh, it become a public museum and tourism object.

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